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Two Rondels with Heads

Date:
ca. 1st century
Culture:
Pakistan (ancient region of Gandhara)
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Diam. 1 5/8 in (4.1 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Samuel Eilenberg Collection, Gift of Samuel Eilenberg, 1987
Accession Number:
1987.142.280a, b
Not on view
Samuel Eilenberg , New York (until 1987; donated to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Lotus Transcendent: Indian and Southeast Asian Art from the Samuel Eilenberg Collection," October 2, 1991–June 28, 1992.

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